Brian Beatty – Enabling Student Success with HyFlex Courses

On December 10, 2020, Brian Beatty, Associate Professor of Instructional Technologies in the Department of Equity, Leadership Studies and Instructional Technologies at San Francisco State University, facilitated a talk at Colgate University entitled, Enabling Student Success with HyFlex Courses. An abstract of the session, a video recording of the talk, and additional resources are available below:

Session Abstract

Professor Beatty pioneered the development and evaluation of the HyFlex course design model for blended learning environments, implementing a “student-directed-hybrid” approach to better support student learning. His talk explores the social interaction in online learning, with a focus on a flipped classroom approach.

Session Recording

Enabling Student Success with HyFlex Courses (Colgate login required).


Brian Beatty’s website – HyFlex World

Hybrid-Flexible Course Design: Implementing Student-directed Hybrid Classes (Open access published book)